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Symantec Corporation ("Symantec") makes information and products available on this web site, subject to the following terms and conditions. By accessing this site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Symantec reserves the right to change these terms and conditions, and the products, services, prices, and programs mentioned in this site at any time, at its sole discretion, without notice. Symantec reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for any violation of these terms and conditions. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Copyright

The information on this web site is protected by copyright. Except as specifically permitted, no portion of this web site may be distributed or reproduced by any means, or in any form, without Symantec's prior written permission. For more information about obtaining permission, please click here.

Copyright Notice

© 1995-2014 Symantec Corporation, 350 Ellis Street, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA. All rights reserved.

Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Symantec respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects others to do the same. It is Symantec’s policy to respond to notices of alleged infringement which may include, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disabling a user’s ability to transmit and/or store material claimed to be the subject of infringing activity and/or terminating such user’s ability to use the application at all. To learn more about Symantec’s DMCA policy, please click here.

Patents

For a partial listing of Symantec patents and periodically updated patent marking information, please click here.

Trademarks

For a partial listing of frequently used Symantec trademarks, please click here.

Use of Software

The software and accompanying documentation available to download from this site are the copyrighted work of Symantec. Use of the software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, which accompanies such software. If no license accompanies the download, the terms of the license which accompanied the original product being updated will govern. You will not be able to use, download, or install any software unless you agree to the terms of such end user license agreement.

Use of Website Information

Except as otherwise indicated on this site, you may view, print, copy, and distribute documents on this site subject to the following terms and conditions:
  1. The document may be used solely for informational, personal, non-commercial purposes; 2. Any copy of the document or portion thereof must include all copyright and proprietary notices in the same form and manner as on the original; 3. The document may not be modified in any way; and 4. Symantec reserves the right to revoke such authorization at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon notice from Symantec.
  2. Documents specified above do not include the layout or design of this web site. Elements of this site are protected by trade dress or other laws and may not be imitated or reproduced in whole or in part.
  3. Documents specified above do not include logos, graphics, sounds, videos, or images on this web site, which may be reproduced or distributed only when expressly permitted by Symantec.

Warranties and Disclaimers; Liability Limitations

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE IN AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND SYMANTEC, ALL INFORMATION AND SOFTWARE ON THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

SYMANTEC ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE INFORMATION OR SOFTWARE OR OTHER DOCUMENTS WHICH ARE REFERENCED BY OR LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL SYMANTEC BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM: (1) RELIANCE ON THE MATERIALS PRESENTED, (2) COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS, (3) LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, (4) DELAYS OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTIONS, (5) AND ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION) WHETHER OR NOT SYMANTEC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

THIS WEB SITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER INACCURACIES. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY MADE TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. HOWEVER, SYMANTEC MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE.

Products and Services Availability

This web site can be accessed from countries around the world and may contain references to Symantec services, programs, and products that have not been announced in your country. These references do not imply that Symantec intends to announce such services, programs, or products in your country.

Submissions

With the exception of credit card numbers for the purchase of products and services, Symantec does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information through its web site.

Any information sent to Symantec, with the exception of credit card numbers, will be deemed NOT CONFIDENTIAL. You grant Symantec an unrestricted, irrevocable license to display, use, modify, perform, reproduce, transmit, and distribute any information you send Symantec, for any and all commercial and non-commercial purposes.

You also agree that Symantec is free to use any ideas, concepts, or techniques that you send Symantec for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products that incorporate such ideas, concepts, or techniques.

Symantec may, but is not obligated to, review or monitor areas on its site where users may transmit or post communications, including bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, and user forums. Symantec is not responsible for the accuracy of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements transmitted or posted on bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, and user forums.

You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this web site any libelous, obscene, defamatory, pornographic, or other materials that would violate any laws. However, if such communications do occur, Symantec will have no liability related to the content of any such communications.

Please refer to Ask Symantec Terms and Conditions for further information on Symantec's policies regarding the use of public forums, and the submission of information through Symantec's web site.

Linking to Symantec's Web Site

Symantec permits anyone to link to Symantec's web site subject to the linker's compliance with the following terms and conditions:

A site that links to Symantec's web site:
  1. May link to, but not replicate, content contained in Symantec's site;
  2. Must not create a frame or border environment or browser around content contained in Symantec's site;
  3. Must not present misleading or false information about Symantec's services or products;
  4. Must not misrepresent Symantec's relationship with the linker;
  5. Must not imply that Symantec is endorsing or sponsoring the linker or the linker's services or products;
  6. Must not use Symantec's logos or trade dress without prior written permission from Symantec;
  7. Must not contain content that could be construed, in Symantec's sole discretion, as obscene, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, or inappropriate for all ages;
  8. Must not contain materials that would violate any laws;
  9. Must agree that the link may be removed at any time upon Symantec's request pursuant to Symantec's reserved rights to rescind its consent to allow the link.

Third-party Web Sites

Symantec's site provides links to third-party web sites, which are not under the control of Symantec. Symantec makes no representations about third-party web sites. When you access a non-Symantec web site, you do so at your own risk. Symantec is not responsible for the reliability of any data, opinions, advice, or statements made on third-party sites. Symantec provides these links merely as a convenience. The inclusion of such links does not imply that Symantec endorses, recommends, or accepts any responsibility for the content of such sites.

Third-party Products and Services

The Symantec web site contains mention of third-party products and services for informational purposes only. Symantec makes no recommendations or endorsements about third-party products and services. References to third-party services and products are provided by Symantec "as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.

Compliance with Laws

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

You agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this web site shall be governed by the laws of the state of California. You agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the Superior Court of Santa Clara County in California and the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, with respect to such matters. Any purchases made through any of Symantec’s online stores will be governed by the End User License/Services Agreement and Terms of Sale applicable to that purchase.

Symantec makes no representation that information on this web site are appropriate or available for use in all countries, and prohibits accessing materials from territories where contents are illegal. Those who access this site do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.

Export Control Laws

Certain Symantec products (including software and hardware), services, and related technical data available for download or purchase on Symantec.com and associated websites are subject to the Export Administration Regulations administered by the U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Industry and Security and the export and import regulations of other applicable countries and transnational organizations. Diversion contrary to U.S. or other applicable laws or regulations of any Symantec product or service is prohibited. Export, re-export or import of products and services may require action on your behalf prior to download or purchase and it is your responsibility to comply with all applicable international, national, state, regional and local laws and regulations, including any import, distribution, and/or use restrictions. Symantec products and services are currently prohibited for export or re-export to Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, or to any country subject to U.S. trade sanctions. Symantec products and services are further prohibited for export or re-export to any person or entity named on the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Denied Persons List, Entity List, or Unverified List, the U.S. Department of State's lists of Debarred Parties, or the U.S. Department of Treasury's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List. Symantec products and services are prohibited from use with chemical or biological weapons, sensitive nuclear end-uses, or missiles, drones or space launch vehicles capable of delivering such weapons. By downloading, purchasing or using any product from this site, or purchasing any service, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this notice and agree to comply with all applicable export control laws and regulations and that you are not under the control of, located in, or a resident or national of any prohibited country, and are not a prohibited person or entity. This notice is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of the export laws and regulations that govern Symantec products and services. It is your responsibility to consult with a legal advisor to ensure compliance with applicable laws.

For more information on Symantec Trade Compliance, including Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCNs), go to Export Compliance Controls

United States Government Rights

All Symantec products and publications are commercial in nature. The software, publications, and software documentation available on this web site are "Commercial Items", as that term is defined in 48 C.F.R.§2.101, consisting of "Commercial Computer Software" and "Commercial Computer Software Documentation", as such terms are defined in 48 C.F.R. §252.227-7014(a)(5) and 48 C.F.R. §252.227-7014(a)(1), and used in 48 C.F.R.?12.212 and 48 C.F.R. 227.7202, as applicable. Pursuant to 48 C.F.R. §12.212, 48 C.F.R.§252.227-7015, 48 C.F.R. §227.7202 through 227.7202-4, 48 C.F.R. §52.227-19, and other relevant sections of the Code of Federal Regulations, as applicable, Symantec's publications, commercial computer software, and commercial computer software documentation are distributed and licensed to United States Government end users with only those rights as granted to all other end users, according to the terms and conditions contained in the license agreements that accompany the products and software documentation, and the terms and conditions herein.
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